We’re recruiting

We’re still inviting applications for the salaried posts of Volunteer Development Officer and Project Financial Aministration Officer (both posts: 30 hrs per week, FTE £21,859).

Find out more.


Blackburn with Darwen Community Fund

We are delighted to tell you that the Blackburn with Darwen Community Fund is once again open to applicants. The next round has a deadline of 5pm on Monday 2nd November.

Download an application form here.


Action for Jobs

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We can give you a helping hand to learn new skills, gain experience and build your confidence to get a job.

Get in touch with us.

Help spread the word.


Plan for the future

Community CVS can offer business support to third sector organisations.

Identifying organisational need through a full diagnostic report.

Develop and implement a realistic growth and sustainablity plan.

Understand how to address barriers and construct solutions resulting in a clear strategy.
e-mail Lynn Trickett now to check if you are eligible.


Community Volunteer Awards 2020

Celebrating the Borough’s unsung heroes.

Nominations still open!

Do you know a volunteer, have a neighbour or know of any business or organisation making a real positive difference to the lives of residents and communities in Blackburn with Darwen?

Why not nominate them for an award?

Please note: due to the current COVID-19 situation the ceremony will be rescheduled at a suitable future date. Nominations will still be open as many volunteers and groups are doing heroic things to help in the situation. We will keep you posted with any new developments..

You can find the nomination forms here.